Road tests are administered from our DMV office. Both the applicant and the accompanying driver are required to check in 15 minutes before their scheduled appointment or the appointment maybe cancelled or rescheduled.
Your accompanying driver must be 21 years of age or older and present his or her valid driver's license to the examiner. Valid Hawaii Driver's learner Permit and vehicle documents (see "Class 3 Road Test Requirements(PDF, 89KB)";) to the driver license examiner.
If you are under 18 years of age, present both your Drivers Education and Behind the Wheel Completion Certificates when you check in for the road test. You must also show your certificates to your driver license examiner.
You may be required to bring the necessary documents for the verification of Legal Presence.
Please pre-check your vehicle to ensure that it is ready for the road test.
Health and Safety Precautions:
Face masks are not required for the road test but may be requested by the DLE if the applicant or license driver show any signs of illness (caughing, running nose, etc.). If the DLE suggests wearing a face mask and the applicant refuses, the road test will be rescheduled to a later date and time.
Instructions to Applicant for Road Tests
Identified below are the requirements that the applicant will have to adhere to, while taking the road test:
- The applicant must: 1) Possess a valid instructional permit; 2) Have an appointment for the road test; and 3) Appear at the appointment 15 min early with an accompanying driver who possesses a valid driver’s license and is over the age of 21 years old; 4) After presenting to the front door greeter, wait outside until the Driving Examiner comes to meet you to check you in.
- The vehicle with which the applicant desires to conduct the road test, must have the accompanying documents:
- Valid vehicle registration;
- Valid vehicle safety check;
- Valid vehicle insurance.
- The vehicle must also pass the pre-trip portion of the road test (inspection), which will be conducted prior to executing the road test. If the vehicle does not pass the pre-trip inspection, the road test will be rescheduled.
- The applicant will perform the road test and follow the instructions of the Driver License Examiner (DLE).
- To ensure the health and safety of both the applicant and the DLE, the following proactive measures will be used:
- Upon completion of the road test, the applicant will continue to follow the instructions of the DLE and return the vehicle back to the driver license facility as directed by the DLE.
- The results of the road test will be explained to the applicant.
- A copy of the road test evaluation will be provided to the applicant. If the applicant successfully passes the road test, the DLE will direct the applicant to the DL facility for processing for a Provisional Driver’s License. If the applicant fails the road test, the DLE will instruct the applicant to reschedule a road test for another time.